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  • Perelman School of Medic
  • Penn Establishes Master of Science Genetic Counseling Program December 11, 2018 The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Arcadia University are launching a Master of Science in Genetic Counseling program at Penn in 2019. (upenn.edu)
  • practice
  • The Annual Assembly, presented by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) and the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA), is a 3-day event that brings together more than 3,400 of your colleagues and peers to share research, clinical best practices, and practice-related guidance to advance the specialty and improve patient care. (aahpm.org)
  • A variety of indigenous Nahua and Novohispanic written works survive from the conquest and later colonial periods that describe aspects of the Aztec system and practice of medicine and its remedies, incantations, practical administration, and cultural underpinnings. (wikipedia.org)
  • partnership
  • Penn Medicine and Wharton Executive Education Launch Health Care Innovation Program December 7, 2018 Through a partnership with Penn Medicine and the Aresty Institute of Executive Education at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, leaders in health care and academic medicine will acquire a powerful, strategic approach to innovation to help speed their organizations forward in a rapidly evolving field. (upenn.edu)
  • The Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP) is a public-private partnership between the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), 12 biopharmaceutical and life science companies and 13 non-profit organizations to transform the current model for developing new diagnostics and treatments by jointly identifying and validating promising biological targets for therapeutics. (nih.gov)
  • faculty
  • We are the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta, one of the world's elite academic health sciences centres, where top students are taught by award-winning educators and mentored by renowned scientists in a dynamic learning environment. (ualberta.ca)
  • The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry offers fully accredited programs at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate levels, and ongoing professional development activities. (ualberta.ca)
  • The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry has an intranet that shares relevant information with faculty and staff. (ualberta.ca)
  • The Division of Community Engagement in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta is an academic unit that recognizes the many diverse communities that we are a part of and the need to ensure a balance between health science, social accountability and humanism. (ualberta.ca)
  • Learn more and get involved with the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's Strategic Plan. (ualberta.ca)
  • 2018
  • Penn Medicine to Partner with the Allen Institute for Immunology December 13, 2018 Penn Medicine will join four other leading clinical research organizations to understand the dynamic balancing act of the human immune system, how it senses friend from foe and what goes wrong during illness. (upenn.edu)
  • Cloud-Based Brain Activity Mapping System Receives Fierce Innovation Award December 11, 2018 A study using cloud-computing to track and display brain activity in real-time for the potential treatment of depression has netted Penn Medicine, Princeton University, Yale University and Intel Corporation with a Fierce Innovation Award. (upenn.edu)
  • Over 22-25 March 2018, the Army Medical Department Center of History and Heritage and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences along with the Society for the History of Navy Medicine will be co-sponsoring a conference on the medical history of WWI. (histmed.org)
  • The applications for the 2018 Research Awards and Travel Grants are now open for the Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University, MontrĂ©al. (histmed.org)
  • Six physicians at UChicago Medicine and one physician from Ingalls Memorial have been named to Chicago magazine's 2018 list of "Top Orthopedic Doctors. (uchicagomedicine.org)
  • research
  • Meet the new Spinal Cord Injury Research Chair and Director of the Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. (ualberta.ca)
  • The AAHM promotes and encourages research, study, writing, and interest in the history of medicine and allied fields. (histmed.org)
  • NeuroMolecular Medicine is a quarterly peer-reviewed medical journal covering research on the molecular and biochemical basis of neurological disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research by Deegan and Robert E. Drake observed that: In 2006, Deegan expanded the concept of personal medicine into a software program called CommonGround for use in mental health clinics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research of Maya ethno-medicine shows that though supernatural causes are related to illness, a large percentage of Maya medical texts are devoted to the treatment of symptoms based upon objective observations of the effects of certain plants on the human system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lifestyle medicine is a branch of medicine dealing with research, prevention and treatment of disorders caused by lifestyle factors such as nutrition, physical inactivity, and chronic stress. (wikipedia.org)
  • Zhavoronkov founded Insilico Medicine in 2014, as an alternative to animal testing for research and development programs in the pharmaceutical industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wellness
  • Personal medicine is an activity that a person does to obtain wellness, rather than something a person takes (e.g., medication) for wellness. (wikipedia.org)
  • The software also includes three-minute video vignettes of people talking about their recovery from mental illness and how they achieved it, i.e., gaining wellness via personal medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • principles
  • This newly updated and rebranded comprehensive self-study provides a critical foundation for those who want to incorporate principles of hospice and palliative medicine into their daily lives. (aahpm.org)
  • person
  • For all medicines, also consider the possibility of drug-drug interactions with other medicines that the person might be taking as well as other medical contraindications, such as drug allergies. (cdc.gov)
  • In medicine, distress is an aversive state in which a person is unable to completely adapt to stressors and their resulting stress and shows maladaptive behaviors. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • The History of Medicine Collections in the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Duke University is accepting applications for our travel grant program. (histmed.org)
  • Angelical Conjunctions: Crossroads of Medicine and Religion, 1200-1800 to be held at McGill University on April 13-15, 2019 "Angelical Conjunction" was the term coined by the seventeenth-century New England Puritan Cotton Mather to denote the mutual affinity of medicine and religion. (histmed.org)
  • The current editor-in-chief is Howard A. Miller (Drexel University College of Medicine). (wikipedia.org)
  • WVU Medicine, legally West Virginia United Health System, is a not-for-profit corporation operating the teaching hospitals of West Virginia University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Events
  • Medicine men, known to the ancient Maya as ah-men, held the special ability to alter consciousness to determine causes for events not understood, such as reasons for illness or misfortune. (wikipedia.org)
  • ritual
  • The medicine men of the Ixil Maya of Guatemala, who kept track of days in their heads, would lay out red seeds from the coral tree onto the pre-Columbian calendar to count them and figure out what day best suited the specific ritual. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Aztec medicine concerns the body of knowledge, belief and a ritual surrounding human health and sickness, as observed among the Nahuatl-speaking peoples in the Aztec realm of central Mexico. (wikipedia.org)
  • drug
  • Prontosil, as Bayer named the new drug, was the first medicine ever discovered that could effectively treat a range of bacterial infections inside the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Important to all, medicine was practiced only by a select few, who generally inherited their positions and received extensive education. (wikipedia.org)
  • In understanding Maya medicine, it is important to recognize that the Maya equated sickness with the captivity of one's soul by supernatural beings, angered by some perceived misbehavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • studies
  • Studies show a great variation in terms of characteristics and effects of interventions to improve medicine adherence. (wikipedia.org)